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Taiga, Omene in renewed hostilities over Urhobo leadership

Tue Jul 23rd, 2019     Comments

By Perez Brisibe UGHELLI—THE rivalry between President-General of Urhobo socio-cultural group, Urhobo Progress Union, UPU, Chief Moses Taiga and factional leader, Chief Joe Omene, deepened,... Read More →

Importance of Gov Makinde’s open assets declaration

Tue Jul 23rd, 2019     Comments

GOVERNOR Oluseyi Abiodun Makinde of Oyo State drew attention once again to the “pace-setter” slogan of his state by voluntarily making public the details of his assets declaration... Read More →

Nigeria and the North’s thorn bushes

Tue Jul 23rd, 2019     Comments

IT happened one day that Abimelech son of Jerub-Baal went to his mother’s brothers in Shechem and said to them and to all his mother’s clan the following nepotic words: “Ask all... Read More →

Amaechi, Branbaifa are good role models for devt, public service — Kpodoh

Tue Jul 23rd, 2019     Comments

By Onozure Dania yenagoa—Former Security Adviser to the Bayelsa State Government, Chief Perekeme Kpodoh has described as ‘a waste of time’ the smear campaign allegedly being... Read More →

Kidnappers demand N16m ransom for 4 Turkish expatriates in Kwara

Tue Jul 23rd, 2019     Comments

By Demola Akinyemi Ilorin—The kidnappers of the four Turkish expatriates kidnapped, weekend, at Gbale village in Edu Local Government Area of Kwara State, are said to be demanding N16... Read More →

I’ve fiat to conclude Orji Kalu’s N7.2bn fraud case — Justice Idris

Tue Jul 23rd, 2019     Comments

…trial begins daily from August 26 till the conclusion Justice Mohammed Idris of a Federal High Court in Lagos, yesterday, informed parties that he is authorised by fiat to conclude the... Read More →

Inadequate power to hinder benefits of AfCFTA

Tue Jul 23rd, 2019     Comments

By Udeme Akpan THERE are indications that Nigeria will not be able to benefit from the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) because of inadequate and unstable power supply. President... Read More →

Ndokwa/Oshimili people protest alleged marginalisation

Tue Jul 23rd, 2019     Comments

…Appeals to Okowa to their build roads By Festus Ahon ASABA—MEMBERS of Ndokwa/Ndoshimili communities, have stormed the Delta State House of Assembly complex, Asaba, protesting their... Read More →

USA Visa: Nigerian investors, others to pay more

Tue Jul 23rd, 2019     Comments

By Elizabeth Adegbesan Nigerians among other investors in the United States of America, USA, economy, are expected to pay more in fees for the USA’s EB-5 immigrant investors’ visa... Read More →

IIF investment represents N3.6bn stake in Royal Exchange

Tue Jul 23rd, 2019     Comments

By Rosemary Onuoha The management of Royal Exchange General Insurance Company (REGIC) has said that the 39.25 percent acquisition by the InsuResilience Investment Fund (IIF) in REGIC, represents... Read More →